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by o.m.
Sun Oct 13, 2013 7:41 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Top 50 Aphex Twin songs - FACT Magazine
Replies: 1
Views: 2740

Re: Top 50 Aphex Twin songs - FACT Magazine

Great illustration of what has been said lately...But a little bit disappointed that HELIOSPHAN doesn't appear...(one of my all time favourite!). Check this beautiful piece of music guys!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Z4cLmbw6q0
by o.m.
Fri Oct 11, 2013 10:32 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Best Of Smashing Pumpkins
Replies: 7
Views: 2955

Re: Best Of Smashing Pumpkins

Well, the first criteria would be to include a minimum of Top 50 songs lists only by an "established" magazine and from "established" artists. Sorry for this JR, even if I'm a big Madge fan... The Beach Boys (June 2012) and Neil Young (February 2011) by MOJO MAGAZINE would definitely be included...b...
by o.m.
Fri Oct 11, 2013 9:30 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Best Of Smashing Pumpkins
Replies: 7
Views: 2955

Best Of Smashing Pumpkins

Hey Henrik, what are the criterias to include a best of by a specific artist....? I mean, he has to be in AM's Top 100 artists...Or, it has to come from a well known source like MOJO or ROLLING STONE...? If I stumble upon a Top 20 Carpenters songs, will it be eligible...Personally, I'm not so keen o...
by o.m.
Sun Sep 22, 2013 10:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Gilles Verlant
Replies: 2
Views: 1398

R.I.P. Gilles Verlant

The guy who wrote some really good books on pop culture, notably the "3000 Rock Songs" with Thomas Caussé has passed away...He wrote a splendid reference book on Serge Gainsbourg...Apparently, he fell down his stairs...Sad but true... http://www.lalibre.be/culture/medias-tele/le-journaliste-gilles-v...
by o.m.
Fri Sep 06, 2013 8:53 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: TIME OUT NEW YORK : 100 greatest songs for an epic party
Replies: 11
Views: 4092

TIME OUT NEW YORK : 100 greatest songs for an epic party

Hi Henrik, considering that this magazine writes about music regularly and covers all the nightlife and clubs in New York, I thought this list was spot on...Many writers too...And I know one of you (starts with Moon... ;) ) will be delighted by the number one spot... http://www.timeout.com/los-angel...
by o.m.
Wed Sep 04, 2013 8:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Weekly Top 40
Replies: 0
Views: 945

Weekly Top 40

Hey guys, I discovered a new site dedicated to charts...Apparently another compilation of Billboard Charts but the results are quite good...Have a look!

http://weeklytop40.wordpress.com/

:music-listening:
by o.m.
Mon Sep 02, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When Albums ruled the World - BBC4 Documentary
Replies: 4
Views: 1992

When Albums ruled the World - BBC4 Documentary

Hey Guys, I just watched this terrific doc...Highly recommended!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iv6xCUEBrDM

:music-guitarred:
by o.m.
Thu Aug 22, 2013 1:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the June 2013 update
Replies: 176
Views: 60833

Re: Errors in the June 2013 update

Well spotted Nassim...
by o.m.
Wed Aug 21, 2013 1:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic thread
Replies: 144
Views: 47625

Re: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic th

My friends call me Keith, but you can call me John.
Easy! Keith Moon in "The Kids Are Alright" (1979)
Did I win the 3000CD's.....? :mrgreen:
by o.m.
Sat Aug 10, 2013 8:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the June 2013 update
Replies: 176
Views: 60833

Re: Errors in the June 2013 update

CALIFORNIA LOVE was released in December 1995 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Love PUSH IT was released first on this album in 1986 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hot,_Cool_%26_Vicious GO was released in 1990 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Go_(Moby_song) SHOW ME LOVE was first released in the U....
by o.m.
Fri Aug 09, 2013 9:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMG -Advanced Album Search
Replies: 5
Views: 2994

AMG -Advanced Album Search

Hey guys I've seen that this morning, apparently a new device similar to the RYM one to sort out different albums...Some of you might find it useful... http://www.allmusic.com/blog/post/advanced-album-search-is-here Here, for example, I wanted to know all the live recordings rated 5 stars from 1920 ...
by o.m.
Thu Aug 08, 2013 6:26 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock (1950-2009)
Replies: 16
Views: 35922

Re: Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock (1950-2009)

I know !!!! I'm pleasantly surprised by these changes...My top 10 favourite inclusions: "The Slider" "Innervisions" "Heart Of The Congos" "New Day Rising" "Bleach" "Violator" "The Fat Of The Land" "The Miseducation Of" "The Black Album" "Futuresex/Lovesounds"...He oftens replaces a weak choice by a ...
by o.m.
Mon Aug 05, 2013 2:17 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock (1950-2009)
Replies: 16
Views: 35922

Re: Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock (1950-2009)

I woke up this morning and thought...mmmm...it's too damn hot out there...let's see instead what changes Hervé made in those lists...And 6 hours later...here they are...It was a pleasure to scrutinize them...I'll send you the songs lists (including the year 2012!!!) in the next future, because he up...
by o.m.
Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:33 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock (1950-2009)
Replies: 16
Views: 35922

Re: Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock (1950-2009)

Well, I would be glad to do this Henrik, but I don't know which list from H.B. you included...If you've got a spreadsheet or any other list posted on the forum, I'de glad to help...I noticed for instance that LILY ALLEN's I'm allright, still is now part of his 2006 inclusions...I just figured it out...
by o.m.
Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:52 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock (1950-2009)
Replies: 16
Views: 35922

Re: Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock (1950-2009)

Hi Henrik, Hervé Bourhis just published his new 666 Record collection...by adding and substracting a few of them...until the year 2012...If you wanna have a look, it's on his facebook page...Here's the link...Just browse at the bottom of his pages and you'll end up on this topic... https://www.faceb...
by o.m.
Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:22 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Summary of Non-EOY Lists To Be Added (2014 Update)
Replies: 86
Views: 32470

Re: Summary of Non-EOY Lists To Be Added

JR, please don't forget to include these CROSSROADS lists...Some gems aplenty... :whistle:

http://pub37.bravenet.com/forum/static/ ... 2&cmd=show
by o.m.
Fri Jul 26, 2013 1:10 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: ROUTES OF REGGAE - Our Reggae Top 100 + Dancehall Top 30
Replies: 0
Views: 3017

ROUTES OF REGGAE - Our Reggae Top 100 + Dancehall Top 30

Hi guys, I found a book in 1998 that kinda changed my view on Reggae...The whole introduction and different sections dealing with all the genres is so knowledgeable that I thought you would be interested to know a bit more about this AM under represented genre...At the end of the book there are two ...
by o.m.
Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:38 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: REGGAE TIMES - Top 50 Reggae Songs Of All Time
Replies: 1
Views: 2264

REGGAE TIMES - Top 50 Reggae Songs Of All Time

Excellent list from "THE WORLD's # 1 REGGAE MAGAZINE" 1. The Harder They Come – Jimmy Cliff: This song epitomizes the resilient determined sprit of reggae music, its pride its pain and its passion 2. Stir It Up – Bob Marley: Maybe the best love song of any genre 3. Legalize It – Peter Tosh: The ulti...
by o.m.
Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the June 2013 update
Replies: 176
Views: 60833

Re: Errors in the June 2013 update

Not a error, but I think that "Os Mutantes" and "Os Novos Baianos" as well as "Los Campesinos!", "Los Del Río", "Los Lobos" and "Los Planetas" should be listed as "Mutantes, Os", "Novos Baianos, Os" "Campesinos!, Los" etc. etc. because "Os" and "Los" are both equivalent to the English "The". Excell...
by o.m.
Sat Jul 20, 2013 9:24 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time
Replies: 9
Views: 18013

Re: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time

If you have a spreadsheet with artist and album in two different columns
You mean artist and song most probably...? Yeah, sure Henrik, I'll do that for you and send it in a couple of days... ;)
by o.m.
Fri Jul 19, 2013 3:04 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time
Replies: 9
Views: 18013

Re: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time

Here we go...The full edited list straight from the book...unranked...In case you wanna have a look at the presentation of the essays, try this link! Look inside! http://www.amazon.com/books/dp/1904027962 AC/DC Back In Black  AC/DC For Those About To Rock AC/DC Hell's Bells AC/DC Highway To Hell  AC...
by o.m.
Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:36 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time
Replies: 9
Views: 18013

Re: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time

Here's is the original listener's poll: 1000 Nirvana - In Bloom 999 Snow Patrol - Spitting Games 998 R.E.M. - The One I Love 997 Jimmy Eat World - The Middle 996 Red Hot Chili Peppers - The Zephyr Song 995 Pixies - Here Comes Your Man 994 Sum 41 - In Too Deep 993 The Charlatans - Love Is The Key 992...
by o.m.
Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:32 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time
Replies: 9
Views: 18013

Re: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time

OK guys, glad you liked it...Well, the editing didn't help...I typed the list neatly and when i posted it there were some blurred lines which makes it even harder to comprehend...I'll try to answer all your questions: 1- All these songs appeared on a list ; either on the listener's poll where the ra...
by o.m.
Thu Jul 18, 2013 2:20 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time
Replies: 9
Views: 18013

Re: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time

Oups, the editing didn't go as neat as I expected, sorry about that, well, if you have some troubles to understand the ranking please tell me...
by o.m.
Thu Jul 18, 2013 2:09 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time
Replies: 9
Views: 18013

XFM Presents The Top 1000 Songs Of All Time

Hi Henrik, I just finished this for the forum, hoping that it might spark some interest to you...XFM did organize an all time listener's poll in September 2010 which was sadly not possible to include in AM 3000...But the good news is that they published a book out of this, collated (as they say in t...
by o.m.
Tue Jul 02, 2013 8:30 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Summary of Non-EOY Lists To Be Added (2014 Update)
Replies: 86
Views: 32470

Re: Summary of Non-EOY Lists To Be Added

Please don't forget this book Henrik...You said it would be an excellent addition in this thread http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=364&p=4909&hilit=dave+thompson#p4909 and here is the list itself http://books.google.se/books?id=U_o9cb5LUn8C&pg=PA11&lpg=PA11&source=bl&ots=AjkUV...
by o.m.
Sat Jun 29, 2013 10:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: June update
Replies: 134
Views: 50488

Re: June update

It's been almost one week that this update was online and I haven't had enough of scrutinizing all the changes...The songs section looks superb Henrik...!!! I can't believe you included the 10000 additional songs in the index from the big book...Well, the result is beyond expectations really...You'r...
by o.m.
Sun Jun 23, 2013 1:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: June update
Replies: 134
Views: 50488

Re: June update

Excellent find...Thanks J.R...Hope your "Greatest Artists Of All Time" list will be as neat as this 2012 update... :whistle:
by o.m.
Sun Jun 23, 2013 6:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: June update
Replies: 134
Views: 50488

Re: June update

Hi Henrik, seems like you made a lot of people happy there... :D if you've got just 5 minutes, can you explain me where you gor this list from Giannis Petridis about the 2004 Best Songs Of The Century....? I can't find any source on internet...Is it a book or the tracklisting of a multi retrospectiv...
by o.m.
Sat Jun 22, 2013 9:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: June update
Replies: 134
Views: 50488

Re: June update

What a fantastic update Henrik !!!...Good on ya !!!...The songs section has particularly improved with the additions of these three major lists namely: Dimery/Verlant/Petridis.... There is a lot to chew on in the first days of summer...it's when i get to the "bubbling under" section that I always re...
by o.m.
Sat Jun 22, 2013 8:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New report errors
Replies: 82
Views: 28417

Re: New report errors

Note to myself: Gang Starr's "Step in the Arena" seems to be from 1990.(see 27 February 2012) This record definitely came out on 15th January 1991.... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Step_In_the_Arena http://hiphopauthority.com/throwback-tuesday-gang-starr-step-in-the-arena/ Also an interesting book ab...
by o.m.
Tue Jun 18, 2013 7:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Pink Floyd on SPOTIFY
Replies: 2
Views: 1955

Pink Floyd on SPOTIFY

Hey guys you can now listen to all their remastered classics on this fantastic streaming site....Hope that AC/DC, The Beatles and Led Zeppelin will do the same in the near future...:music-listening: http://www.pcworld.com/article/2042261/great-gig-in-the-cloud-full-remastered-pink-floyd-discography-...
by o.m.
Tue Jun 18, 2013 7:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Deafheaven - Sunbather
Replies: 11
Views: 5582

Re: Deafheaven - Sunbather

Thanks Jackson...Excellent recommendation...Here's the Pitchfork review...

http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/180 ... sunbather/
by o.m.
Tue Jun 11, 2013 3:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: DAFT PUNK Random Access Memories
Replies: 12
Views: 5029

DAFT PUNK Random Access Memories

Wow, what an absolute masterpiece!!! Good to hear one from time to time, it kind of restores faith in Pop Music!!!! Here's a snapshot of the 10/10 NME review...Last albums that received this top note that I remember were in descending order: LET ENGLAND SHAKE EMBRYONIC WHATEVER PEOPLE SAY I AM, THAT...
by o.m.
Tue Jun 11, 2013 2:58 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 1000 chansons françaises : De 1920 à nos jours
Replies: 9
Views: 5065

Re: 1000 chansons françaises : De 1920 à nos jours

Thanks lagire for doing this...I remember Romain (or was it Nassim?) having posted the Verlant & Caussé lists from LA DISCOTHéQUE PARFAITE and claiming that he had found an easy way to transcribe the published lists to this forum...It would avoid you to type down the whole 1000 bunch of songs...Hope...
by o.m.
Mon Jun 10, 2013 6:32 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 1000 chansons françaises : De 1920 à nos jours
Replies: 9
Views: 5065

Re: 1000 chansons françaises : De 1920 à nos jours

Why don't you do it yourself lagire....? :mrgreen:
by o.m.
Sat Jun 08, 2013 7:32 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: POPMATTERS Country's Top 100
Replies: 3
Views: 2395

POPMATTERS Country's Top 100

Jeez, I totally missed that one...Apparently published in the year 2007!!! Henrik, did you know about it...?

http://www.popmatters.com/pm/special/se ... s-top-100/

:music-guitarred:
by o.m.
Sat Jun 08, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Vibe: The Greatest 50 Albums Since 93
Replies: 2
Views: 6875

Re: Vibe: The Greatest 50 Albums Since 93

Thanks JR for this albums list...I just found another one which is a kind of an appendix to this one, namely the 20 Greatest Musical Geniuses since 1993...Well, a good occasion to ask you how is going your project about the best artists of all time... http://www.vibe.com/photo-gallery/20-greatest-mu...
by o.m.
Thu Jun 06, 2013 12:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New report errors
Replies: 82
Views: 28417

Re: New report errors

John Cale "The Academy in Peril" has been attributed 4 Stars on Allmusicguide... :whistle:
by o.m.
Fri May 31, 2013 2:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: June update
Replies: 134
Views: 50488

Re: June update

My mistake Nick, thanks for clarifying this...By using the word "first" I obviously wanted to mean the first 6 albums by points number and given that right now her 6th highest ranked album is IS THIS DESIRE? (ranked 1694) it will only count for half the points compared to some artists who got for in...
by o.m.
Thu May 30, 2013 8:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: June update
Replies: 134
Views: 50488

Re: June update

Hey guys, I'm so excited about this June update...It might sound silly but it surely will be the highlight of my year...Will invite some friends around to have a few swedish beers...Spendrups first come to my mind Henrik, available in my local Carrefour but hey, at least it's swedish! Thanks wholehe...
by o.m.
Sat May 25, 2013 9:09 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The 10 Greatest Latin Rock Albums of All Time
Replies: 3
Views: 3717

The 10 Greatest Latin Rock Albums of All Time

Browsing through Internet, I found this list on ROLLING STONE.COM ...Very Interisting (considering that I spent the whole afeternoon listening to the best inclusion...) Hope you included it in your 2013 update...Hey, it's it's only a Top 10 of all Time, innit...? (I secrectly hope that Henrik will i...
by o.m.
Mon May 06, 2013 8:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New report errors
Replies: 82
Views: 28417

Re: New report errors

MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees "TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia)" is currently listed under 1974 while it was originally released on the LP "Love Is The Massage" in December 1973 ... http://www.discogs.com/MFSB-Love-Is-The-Message/master/114829 http://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/mfsb/love_is_t...
by o.m.
Fri May 03, 2013 9:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New report errors
Replies: 82
Views: 28417

Re: New report errors

Mmm...Henrik, I hope everything is going fine with your update...I found an error in the release of a single that will probably make your teeth cringe but then it's a good occasion to ask you if you are inflexible about that...Given that you take into account the release of an album that contains th...
by o.m.
Thu May 02, 2013 7:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted!
Replies: 33
Views: 10645

Re: Help wanted!

Hi Harold, I tried -unsuccessfully I must admit- to find out what languages were used for the album "Ali & Toumani"...I just found this very detailed article about Ali Farka Touré on a site called www.afrisson.com (a site I recommend that I recommend for any lovers of African Music...) It's written ...
by o.m.
Thu Apr 25, 2013 10:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New report errors
Replies: 82
Views: 28417

Re: New report errors

Sorry Henrik to be so nitpicking but then that's why this "new reports errors" is dedicated, isn't it ? T. Rex's Bang a Gong (Get It On) is mispelled as Get It On (Bang A Gong) ..? :? http://www.allmusic.com/album/electric-warrior-mw0000196673 http://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/t__rex/electric_w...
by o.m.
Sat Apr 20, 2013 7:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1941
Replies: 12
Views: 4055

Re: 1941

BING CROSBY's White Christmas does indeed appear in the book, but it is listed in 1947...Here is the explanation from Will Fulford-Jones: First sketched out by Irving Berlin in early 1940, [the song] appeared in 1942, sung by Bing Crosby in the movie Holiday Inn. Although Crosby's recording was rele...